Author Page For: Susan Gittins

Longtime mainstream media (MSM) journalist and author Susan Gittins began writing about and photographing Vancouver’s many film and TV location shoots in the summer of 2010 after the Winter Olympics put the city and its beauty on the world stage. Movies and TV series often showcase the Vancouver area in similar fashion. Vancouver is Awesome commissioned her YVRShoots series in the fall of 2010 and it ran regularly for three years. She launched her own daily YVRShoots blog in the spring of 2012.
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FINAL SEASON: ONCE UPON A TIME’s Last Time at its Fremont Troll Set in East Vancouver

Once Upon a Time is filming at its Fremont Troll set in east Vancouver for the last time. This is my favourite set of the show’s final season. The Rollin’ Bayou truck is parked opposite the Troll and Tiana’s Seattle cursed identity Sabine (Mekia Cox) is giving a speech. I could see Alice in Wonderland in her Seattle [...]

FINAL SEASON: King David & Queen Snow Statue From ONCE UPON A TIME’s Wish Realm in a Park Today

Joyce Scott/@jmarie83 photo. Once Upon a Time filmed scenes in the Wish Realm today with a familiar statue on set. This is the King David and Queen Snow statue from the season six Wish You Were Here episode — the one where Emma Swan wished the Dark Curse never happened. Screencap. The statue in Vancouver’s [...]

PALEY FEST: SCOOBYNATURAL – Scooby-Doo Crossover With SUPERNATURAL – Event in Los Angeles

RUH-ROH — Scooby-Doo. Fans get a sneak peek at ScoobyNatural — the season 13 team up between the Scooby-Doo gang and monster hunters Sam & Dean Winchester and angel Castiel — at Paley Fest on March 20th. A screening of the episode and a Supernatural panel at 6:45 p.m. with Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Misha Collins, [...]

START: Meet SABRINA’s Boyfriend Harvey Kinkle (Ross Lynch) as Teen Witch Series About to Start Filming in Vancouver

Ross Lynch will be Sabrina’s boyfriend Harvey Kinkle on Netflix’s The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina which starts filming in Vancouver this coming week. Harvey Kinkle everybody. — Ross Lynch 💯 (@RossLynch) March 15, 2018 Kiernan Shipka is teen witch Sabrina Spellman. Robert Hack illustration.Based on the graphic novel, The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, [...]

FINAL SEASON: Robin Hood (Sean Maguire) & More To Return for ONCE UPON A TIME Series Finale

Sean Maguire Twitter. Robin Hood is returning for the two-part Once Upon a Time series finale. Been missing my good friend @sean_m_maguire around the #OnceUponATime set lately. Hope you’re doing well, buddy! #FBF — Colin o’donoghue (@colinodonoghue1) March 16, 2018 Along with Ariel (Joanna Garcia), Peter Pan (Robbie Kay) and Cruella de Vil (Victoria Smurfit) so [...]

RENEWED: Eric McCormack Announces Netflix’s TRAVELERS Season 3 Which Starts Filming in Vancouver on March 26th

Netflix officially renewed Travelers for season 3 today. Star Eric McCornack announced it from Vancouver. My fellow #Travelers… here it is… @netflix — Eric McCormack (@EricMcCormack) March 15, 2018 IT’S OFFICIAL, MY FRIENDS! — Eric McCormack (@EricMcCormack) March 15, 2018 What he wrote: Before I was Will Truman again, I was a Traveler. [...]

FINAL SEASON: Leaving Storybrooke is ONCE UPON A TIME Series Finale Title

Leaving Storybrooke. That’s Once Upon a Time’s Series Finale. Once Upon a Time showrunners Edward Kitsis and Adam Horowitz shared it on social media this morning. And got a big reaction from fans. Here is the last #OnceUponATime #titlespoiler ever. It’s been fun! Hope to see ya Friday! — Adam Horowitz (@AdamHorowitzLA) March 14, [...]

START: CHESAPEAKE SHORES Season 3 with Jesse Metcalfe & Meghan Ory To Start Filming April 17th on Vancouver Island

My whole life is music. It’s my passion. But Abbie. She’s my heart. She’s the only girl who ever loved me for everything I am. Can I be the person she needs me to be and still hold on to my dream?  I don’t know what’s going to happen but I do know this is [...]

TV PILOTS: HBO’s WATCHMEN Pilot from Damon Lindelof To Film in Vancouver this Spring?

Ozymandias, Silk Spectre, Doctor Manhattan, The Comedian (kneeling), Nite Owl and Rorschach. From DC Comics, Warner Bros TV and HBO. The pilot for HBO’s adaption of the Watchmen graphic novel is expected to film in Vancouver this Spring. What’s it about? Costumed heroes alter the course of history leading to an American victory in Vietnam, a Richard Nixon [...]

SEASON 5: THE 100 Drops its Trailer with Clarke (Eliza Taylor) & Co. in Earth’s One Spot of Green

#The100 returns Tuesday, April 24 on The CW. — cwthe100 (@cwthe100) March 14, 2018 Six years after Praimfaya destroyed Earth (again) and killed most of the life on it, Clarke (Eliza Taylor) is alone on the surface in the “one spot of green” except for a fellow young survivor Maddie. Whoever else remains of [...]

NEXT: Kevin Smith-Directed THE FLASH’s Null and Annoyed Airs April 10th

Updated: It is Null that we saw in downtown Vancouver. Through slight gestures of her fingers, Null can create a small area where she controls whether someone is weightless or not. The Flash teaser for Kevin Smith-directed Null and Annoyed episode shows Central City citizens and The Flash floating upwards at a gala filmed in [...]